“Alternative Facts” possible euphemism of the year

by Judy Ferro “Now that we live in an “alternative fact” world the Raiders just won the Super Bowl!!!!!!!!!!” “Mom, it’s not cheating, it’s “alternative studying”!” Within hours of Kellyanne Conway’s description of the White House’s claims about attendance at the Trump inauguration as “alternative facts”, the term was a Facebook fixture, had a Wikipedia …

Idaho legislature: Bad moves outshine good ones

by Judy Ferro “I’m not convinced that anyone dies of the cold. I’ve known people who die in perfectly warm rooms.” Okay, that’s not what Gov. Otter said, but it makes about as much sense. The Governor isn’t sure that people die because they lack insurance because people with insurance die all the time. That’s …